Rockwell Automation Joins Initiative to Bring OPC UA to Field-Level Devices

MILWAUKEE, November 29, 2018 — Rockwell Automation is joining an OPC Foundation initiative to extend the OPC UA protocol to field-level industrial communications. Under the initiative, a series of working groups are being formed to bring the OPC UA protocol’s vendor-independent, end-to-end interoperability to field-level devices. The initiative plans to address use cases not currently in...

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Weil-McLain

Mike Doorhy Joins Weil-McLain as Vice President / General Manager

BURR RIDGE, Ill. - (November 27, 2018) - Weil-McLain, a leading designer and manufacturer of hydronic comfort heating systems for residential, commercial and institutional buildings, announces the appointment of Mike Doorhy as Vice President / General Manager. In this important leadership role, Mike will be responsible for executing Weil-McLain's ongoing product line expansion, channel...

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Kopp Glass, Inc.

Kopp Glass, Inc. Names Dr. Elie Saad as Next Chief Executive Officer

PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania (November 29, 2018)—Dr. Elie Saad will become the President and CEO of Kopp Glass, Inc. effective December 1, 2018. Saad succeeds Grant Wirth who is retiring after a decade of innovative and prosperous leadership of the company. Wirth will continue to serve the company as chairman of the Board following his retirement. About Saad’s appointment, Wirth said, “He...

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Vembu Technologies

Vembu Partners with AVOSEC to be Widely Available in the UK and the Balkans

With more than a decade of experience, Vembu has always been keen on providing backup and disaster recovery software with enterprise-level features at an affordable price to all types of businesses. Staying true to their versatile business model, Vembu partners with AVOSEC to be widely available in the UK and the Balkans. Here’s what Nagarajan Chandrasekaran, Director of Product Management,...

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Aster Labs Selected as Nanosatellite Component Reseller

Space Inventor and ASTER Labs reach agreement for US and Canada sales venture Shoreview, MN – ASTER Labs, Inc. has entered into an agreement with Space Inventor ApS to provide sales of nanosatellite, or “CubeSat,” products in the United States and Canada. ASTER Labs is a preeminent innovator of spacecraft navigation technologies and Space Inventor is an emerging satellite engineering...

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Kryon Partners with IRPA AI, Addressing Gaps in RPA Implementation

Unique AI-Based Process Discovery service to be offered as part of the Institute's Process Lead Automation Service for Digital Transformation and Automation NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kryon, a leading robotic process automation (RPA) solution provider known for its unmatched technology for quickly identifying and automating business processes, and IRPA AI, the first and...

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Lockheed Martin Secures U.S. Army Exoskeleton Development Agreement

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $6.9 million award from the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center (NSRDEC) to enhance the ONYX™ exoskeleton for future soldier demonstrations. ONYX is a powered, lower-body exoskeleton with artificial intelligence (AI) technology that augments human strength and endurance....

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VividGro® Returns Manufacturing of LED Fixtures to the United States

CHICAGO, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After relocating production and assembly of all of its product lines to Rockledge, Florida, VividGro® is leading the field in cost-effective domestic manufacturing of LED fixtures for horticultural applications. With the needs of indoor agriculture driving design and pricing, VividGro has created strategic partnerships with leading U.S. suppliers,...

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ABB to Manufacture an Optical Sensor for GHGSat

Contract signature marks ABB's entry into the non-government space sector with contract manufacturing services. QUÉBEC, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - ABB Measurement & Analytics Business Unit in Québec City, Canada has signed a contract with Montréal-based company GHGSat to manufacture and test the optical sensor onboard the company's third microsatellite (GHGSat-C2) aimed at...

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We Energies Named Best in Midwest for Keeping the Lights On

Company receives recognition for the eighth year in a row MILWAUKEE, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For the eighth year in a row, We Energies has received the ReliabilityOne™ Award in the Midwest for the superior reliability of its electric system. This marks the 11th time in the past 13 years that the company has been recognized as the most reliable utility in the region. The award, which is...

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